(one's) last resting place

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(one's) last resting place

The location where one's body is interred after death. After I die, I want my ashes to be buried with the seed of an oak, so that instead of a headstone, I might have a new, living tree mark my last resting place.
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one's last resting place

Euph. one's grave. Daddy has gone to his last resting place. I want to be beside her in her last resting place. One's luck runs Out Fig. one's good luck stops. My luck ran out, so I had to come home. She will quit gambling when her luck runs out.
See also: last, place, resting
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After today's collective burial, the number of victims with their last resting place in the Memorial Center in Potocari will be 6,643, and the families still search for the remains of 1,000 persons.
Roughly 300 people were killed when unidentified militants attacked a crowded mosque during Friday prayer in the North Sinai, they include 30 children and more than 160 other people, it took about 5 hours to bury them to their last resting place.
Mags Courtney-Brown, from Solihull, discovered the huge mound when she visited their last resting place at Robin Hood Cemetery and Crematorium in Shirley on Mother's Day.
After today's commemoration and the collective burial the number of victims who have found their last resting place in the Memorial Center in Potocari will be 6,643.
ONCE you have got a few relatives on your tree it is worth trying to find their last resting places.